National University of Singapore Business School

Last updated on November 26th, 2018

National University of Singapore Business School is the B-school division of the National University of Singapor (NUS), and a leading Business School in Singapore and the Asia-Pacific Region. NUS Business School, as it is called today, was established in 2002, although its history dates back to 1961, when Business Administration was first taught as a subject in the then Department of Economics in NUS.

  • Facts and Figures:

An Overview

Program Duration17 Months
Average Age30 Years
Average GMAT Score656
Average Work Experience6 Years
Program CostSGD 62,000


  • Recruitment at NUS Singapore :

Here’s a glimpse of some of the employment highlights at NUS :

Mean SalarySGD 94,434
Industries that hireFinancial services, consulting, technology, consumer products, manufacturing,


  • Apply to NUS Singapore:

The deadlines for the 2020 admissions at have been announced. Mark your calendars for these dates:

Round I: 13 August 2019 – 31 January 2020 (Scholarship Qualifying Period)

Round II: 1 February 2020 – 31 March 2020

  • Essay Topics 2020:

1. The NUS MBA offers a highly transformative education experience. What kind of transformation are you working towards in your professional and personal self? (250 words)

2. Describe the type of leader you are right now, and the qualities of a leader you aspire to be. How would The NUS MBA help you cultivate those qualities? (250 words)

3. Share a situation in your personal or professional life, where your value system was put to the test. How did you react, and what did you learn from it? (250 words)

4. Tell us about your intermediate (3 years) post-MBA career goal, describing your industry, function, and country of choice and a plan on how you would achieve this goal. (250 words)

5. (ONLY applicable to re-applicants)
Please provide an update on any new aspects of your professional, international, academic or personal profile that would not have been included in your previous application. Please also explain your motivation for re-applying to NUS. (Max. 300 words)

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